Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan speaks to the Director General of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Muhammad Sani Sidi as Governor of Borno State Kashim Shettima looks on, during a surprise visit to Maiduguri, on January 15, 20 ~ OLATUNJI OMIRIN
Abuja - Newly elected president, Muhammadu Buhari said that he is to extend a hand of friendship to the outgoing Goodluck Jonathan, Naij reported.
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This comes after a resentful presidential campaign in which both candidates were guilty of contributing to a feisty relationship between the opposing political parties.
Buhari was speaking after receiving the Certificate of Return as the president-elect, which was awarded to him by the Independent National Electoral Commission.
Jonathan received praise from heads of state, including the U.S and UK commending him on conceding defeat in a gracious manner.
Buhari added that he had no grievances against anyone and that he had no ill will against Jonathan and his party.
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